Tender and moist cake with pops of apple and a crunchy walnut topping. The perfect yummy treat for a winter’s day (or any day!).
Here are 3 reasons why your garage door might be having a teenage tantrum.
The same toothpaste that you use to clean your teeth can be used for different purposes. Here are 11 ways you can use it in and around your home.
Homework can be as stressful (sometimes for parents as well as for their children!). Here are some of the signs your child may be suffering from homework stress and what you can do to help.
When it comes to your car running costs can quickly mount up, so when it comes to savings, every little helps, especially if your household is running more than one vehicle. Here are some simple ways you can save.
It’s citrus season and most people won’t use everything they grow, even from just one tree. So, why not take any excess you have and share it with your community.
If your lawn struggles in summer or doesn’t do well in the shade, it may not be the right lawn variety for your garden’s conditions. There are many lawn varieties to choose from so here’s a quick guide to which should go where.
Winter illnesses have been less severe over the last couple of years because we have been taking more care with hygiene and often wearing masks. But now we are mask free – here are some helpful tips for winter health.
Without knowing it, parts of your hair care routine might be bad for your hair. Here’s what to avoid and keep it shiny and healthy.
The choices of flooring these days can be quite overwhelming – but you can’t go past a high-quality carpet for a timeless, stylish and long-lasting option. Here’s why.
We spend a lot of time in our vehicles, and it’s not going to be very pleasant if it resembles a rubbish bin on wheels! Here are some quick tips to keep the inside of your car clean and save time.
Kids’ parties these days seem to be a major event with all the bells and whistles. But it doesn’t have to be that way. It is possible to have a fun kids party without needing a week’s holiday afterwards.
Cats are pretty self-sufficient and keep themselves to themselves for a lot of the time, but if you notice certain changes in behaviour, it could be time for a visit to the vet. Here’s what to watch out for.
Unfortunately, pests don’t go away during the colder weather. Just like us, they want to stay warm, so here are the most common signs that your home has become a winter refuge for unwanted guests.
You’ve just put the final full stop in an assignment or report that’s due tomorrow and your computer shuts down. But of course, you backed everything up …. Didn’t you?
This delicious soup is warming and filling with smoky flavour of chorizo, and perfect for a winter's day.
We’ve already had one storm, so now is a great time to check your trees and make sure they are going to make it through the winter.
Winter is upon us and the temperature is dropping, but there are still plenty of things to be done in the garden.
There’s nothing more annoying than having poor reception on your TV – especially if you are trying to watch an important sports game or your favourite film. Here are a few things that may be causing the problem.
Most people can find half an hour in their day to spare, so why not do something that will be great for your community and will take under 30 minutes of your time.
Studies show that an afternoon nap for adults can be a good thing – as long as you follow a few guidelines. Here are some successful napping tips.
Paying for insurance is a no-brainer when it comes to protecting your assets such as your home and contents, and car. But rather than automatically renewing policies, shop around instead and save.
You’ve measured, mixed, and whisked, but still your cake comes out sunken in the middle or even looking more like a pancake. Don’t be sad! Read on.
Estate planning is the process of making end-of-life arrangements and preparing important documents to make sure your wishes are carried out exactly as you want them.
No more rummaging around at the back of your cupboards!
You wouldn’t try and drive with a foggy and dirty windscreen but having clear and clean headlights is just as important.
Who doesn’t love a bath bomb! Making bath bombs is a great indoor activity that will keep the kids busy on a rainy afternoon – and they make a lovely gift for friends and family.
We’ve all got one. That drawer or box with a mishmash of cables and connectors that you’re hanging onto ‘just in case’. The items they belonged to are probably long gone, so here’s how you can get them out of your house without sending them to landfill.
We love our dogs, but they can add a bit of time to your cleaning routine, especially if they shed hair! The good news is we have some simple tips for keeping your home clean and fresh.
If you love the idea of beautiful garden, but simply don’t have the time, here are some great ideas to reduce the need for garden maintenance.
Non-specific neck pain is the most common type of neck pain and means it has no specific underlying disease. While it is unclear what is causing the pain, it usually settles down after a few days. Here’s what could be causing it.
This delicious treat will keep for 5 days in the fridge in an airtight container – but it probably won’t last that long!
Did you know that over 80% of dogs and 70% of cats over the age of three will develop gum disease? It can be extremely painful for your fur baby but is treatable in the early stages.
Now that the really hot weather has passed, your pool usage might have slowed down. Don’t just abandon your pool for the winter as you may end up with a green pool which can be difficult (and expensive) to fix. So, how do you get your pool ready for winter?
Men’s Shed groups are an updated version of the shed in the backyard that has long been a part of Australian culture. Here’s why it’s a great idea to take a look.
One of the most common winter weeds is clover and now the rain has started, it’s just lurking under the soil and waiting to take over your lawn and garden. Here are some great tips for getting rid of it and keeping your garden clover-free.
Walking is great for good health. Just 30 minutes every day can increase fitness and strengthen bones. It can also reduce your risk of developing serious health conditions such as heart disease and type 2 diabetes. How fast you walk can also make a difference.
We probably put more effort into saving money on our energy bills in summer when our air conditioners can be running 24/7. But there are things we can do to save money on energy bills in winter too.
If you want your non-stick pans to last, it's important to take good care of them to prevent their surface from scratching, peeling, or warping. Here are a few tips to keep them turning from a ‘non-stick pan’, into just a ‘pan’.
So, you’ve decided it’s time for a new fence. Before you decide on fencing material and style, here are some important questions to ask yourself, so you don’t regret your choice further down the track.